Remembering the Beginnings

  • Constantin Virgil Negoita Computer Science, Hunter College, City University of New York


This paper wants to provide a personal view of the beginnings of fuzzy logic which was first introduced in the 1960’s by Lotfi Zadeh, when fuzzy sets were presented as models of any vague concept, making possible  the computation with words.


[1] Negoita, C.V., Fuzzy Systems, Abacus Press, Tunbridge Wells, UK, 1981

[2] Negoita, C.V., Expert Systems and Fuzzy Systems, Benjamin Cummings, Menlopark, CA,1985

[3] Negoita, C.V., Fuzzy Sets, Newfalcon Publications, Tempe, AZ, 2000
How to Cite
NEGOITA, Constantin Virgil. Remembering the Beginnings. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERS COMMUNICATIONS & CONTROL, [S.l.], v. 6, n. 3, p. 458-461, sep. 2011. ISSN 1841-9844. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 22 may 2022.


fuzzy sets, fuzzy systems, vagueness